The Visitor

Poem By Adeyemi Joshua

I had walked amidst thorns
Of life and have merged with cries and funs.
Where good does not lay,
Neither does bad did stay.
Where the white seem as bad,
And the black are tagged with the lads.
But now, life had smiled at me,
Joy, last night till morn, slept by me.
Heads bowed at my words,
As from a stream, to drink from wits' gourd.
And now, the visitor banged at my door,
To have me from the height fall.
But I wouldn't say hi to her:
Pride, (if i do)will give me scar.
18: 03: 24: 14: 38

Comments about The Visitor

There is no comment submitted by members.


Rating Card

5 out of 5
0 total ratings

Other poems of JOSHUA

Callous Harmattan Clutched

bounty body blushing
heaving hoisted hankering
under tainted touch
callous harmattan clutched

Poetry

Poetry is like a hook that apprehends deflowered fishes with its varying wits. The hook is thrown into the ocean of the socitey and it caught informations that inspires the souls to keep writing. Poetry is a garment of many colours that no one is yet to distinguish the type of its colour he's putting on. It takes time, dedication and observation to ascertain the type because these are the regalia of poetry.

She is always on silk
Endowed in glittering stones.

Rusty Year Retiring

weary waves whooshing
hoisted horizons hankering
dark dances drooling
felon fate fostering

Bursting Busty Bruise

waning wits smirked
vying voluptuous verge
meagre mood metamorphose
saucy spell's sauce